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Thursday, December 14, 2017 |, Research and Publications

Acne Anxiety Dampens Teen Social Media Use

Teens with acne report a negative impact on their body image and self-esteem, and this translates into anxiety over using social media, mainly the online posting of photos, videos and "…

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Wednesday, November 08, 2017 | Acquisitions and Mergers, Business of Medicine,, Novan

Novan Plans to Complete Development of SB204 Acne Candidate via Third Party Funding and Execution

Novan, Inc., has agreed in principle to a business structure that would enable further development and advancement of SB204 for the treatment of acne vulgaris via third party financing and third party…

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Monday, October 23, 2017 | Healthcare Trends,, Product Launches and Updates, Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Sun Dermatology Launches Absorica Tracker App to Help Patients Track Progress

Sun Pharma launched an Absorica Tracker App to help patients get the most out of their treatment. The easy-to-use interface is designed to help users to monitor their progress with Absorica (isotretin…

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Friday, October 20, 2017 |,, Product Launches and Updates, Neostrata

Exuviance Introduces New Detox Mud Treatment

Exuviance is rolling out their new Detox Mud Treatment. The Exuviance Detox Mud Treatment is formulated with three key ingredients: 23 percent Active Charcoal, Clay, and NeoGlucosamine® for a r…

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Tuesday, September 26, 2017 | Personnel/Company News, Phase 3/4 Trials,, Novan

Novan Has Guidance Meeting with FDA on SB204

Novan, Inc. is eyeing an additional pivotal trial for its investigational treatment for acne vulgaris, SB204. The company concluded a guidance meeting with the FDA regarding SB204 in which t…

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Thursday, August 24, 2017 |,, Product Launches and Updates

Bioré Skincare Partners with Girl Up

To celebrate the launch of their new Limited Edition Deep Cleansing Pore Strips, Bioré® Skincare is partnering with Girl Up™, a United Nations Foundation campaign. Girl Up mob…

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Friday, July 28, 2017 |, Product Launches and Updates

Cutanea Life Sciences Unveils Facing Forward Mobile App for Acne Patients

Cutanea Life Sciences, Inc. introduced its Facing Forward mobile application for patients who are prescribed Aktipak (erythromycin and benzoyl peroxide) Gel, 3%/5%, a combination therapy indicate…

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Thursday, July 27, 2017 | Personnel/Company News,,,, Product Launches and Updates, Atopic Derm, Atopic Dermatitis , Eczema, Psoriasis, Valeant NJ

Valeant’s Newly Minted Ortho Dermatologic Unit Makes Big Splash at Summer AAD

It’s go big or go home for the newly re-branded Valeant Ortho Dermatologic division. At the 2017 American Academy of Dermatology in New York City, the company will officially launch …

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Monday, July 17, 2017 | Corporate Lawsuits,, Galderma

Patent Challenge Filed for Generic Version Of Soolantra Cream

Perrigo Company plc's subsidiary has filed a Paragraph IV Abbreviated New Drug Application with the FDA for a generic version of Soolantra® (ivermectin) cream, 1%. Following notification fr…

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Wednesday, July 12, 2017 |

Derms Urged to Step Up Role in Antibiotic Stewardship

Dermatologists can and should play a larger role in antibiotic stewardship, according to researchers out of Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. Data from …

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Thursday, July 06, 2017 |,, Product Launches and Updates

FOREO’s New At-Home Blue Light Acne Pen Hits the US and Canada

FOREO's blue-light acne pen is now available in 333 stores in the US and Canada with more to be added by September 2017. The FOREO ESPADA comprises 415 nanometers (nm) of blue light energy comb…

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Wednesday, June 28, 2017 |, Research and Publications

No Need to Delay Certain Skin Procedures for Isotretinoin Patients

New consensus recommendations set the record straight on the timing of skin procedures for patients taking isotretinoin. After reviewing 32 relevant publications, the authors found “insu…

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Friday, June 09, 2017 |

Murad Adds Two New Blemish-busting Products for Acne Awareness Month

June is acne awareness month, and Murad is rolling out two anti-acne new products to help patients say goodbye to blemishes. The new Pore Extractor Pomegranate Mask ($38 from features vo…

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Monday, May 15, 2017 | Personnel/Company News,,,,, Johnson & Johnson, Neutrogena

CVS Pharmacy's New Long Live Skin Campaign Aims to Increase Awareness of Skin Health

CVS Pharmacy, the retail division of CVS Health, is rolling out a new multi-platform Long Live Skin campaign  to increase awareness about skin health, sun safety and proper skincare. The Long …

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Wednesday, May 03, 2017 |, Research and Publications, BioPharmX Corporation, BioPharmX Corporation

BioPharmX Reports Positive Topline Results of BPX-01 Topical Minocycline for Acne

BioPharmX Corporation’s topical minocycline for acne, BPX-01, achieved its primary endpoint in a phase 2b clinical trial. There were statistically significant reductions in non-nodular inflam…

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